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Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology


Director and Curator

Professor Nicholas Thomas (on sabbatical)


Museum Manager: Lucy Hockley

Administrative Assistant: Helen Sutton


Senior Curator in Anthropology: Dr Mark Elliott

Senior Curator in Anthropology: Dr Eve Haddow

Collections Manager in Anthropology: Rachel Hand

Collections Assistant in Anthropology: Guey-Mei Hsu

Emeritus Professor and Senior Research Fellow: Dr Anita Herle

Research Associate: Zilan Wang

Research Assistant, Indigenous Futures Project: Shelley Angelie Saggar

Research Assistant, MAA Digital Lab: Aayushi Gupta


Acting Director and Senior Curator in European Archaeology: Dr Jody Joy

Senior Curator in World Archaeology: Dr Jimena Lobo Guerrero Arenas

Collections Manager in Archaeology: Eleanor Wilkinson

Collections Assistant in Archaeology/Teaching and Collections Assistant in Archaeology: Lily Stancliffe

Honorary Assistant Curator in American Archaeology: Mary Hill Harris

Centre for Material Culture

Collections Team Coordinator: Dr Lucie Carreau

Stores Move Assistant Coordinator: Dr Kirsty Kernohan

Stores Move Project Administrator: Anne Doering

Stores Move Collections Manager: Imogen Gunn

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Zahni Blumenthal

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Stephanie Chinneck

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Dr Heather Donoghue

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Katrina Dring

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Alana Edgeworth

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Ikram Ghabriel

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Jan-Henrik Hartung

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Aedan Jones

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Nora Klages-Miller

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Esther Laver

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Clare McKenna

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Dr Lizzy Peneycad

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Emily Shorter

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Sophie Wardle

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Jodi Zhang

Stores Move Collections Assistant: Danlei Zhou

Workshop Technician: Milenko Basic

Workshop Technician: Aran Lomas


UCM Conservator for Objects: Stephanie de Roemer

Isaac Newton Trust Research Associate in Conservation: Dr Ayesha Fuentes


Von Hügel Fellow: Jonathan King

Front of House

Visitor Service Manager: Kate Phizacklea

Visitor Service Assistant/Shop Supervisor: Gerard Davis

Front of House Assistant: Petra Birkett

Front of House Assistant: Isabella Jakobsen

Front of House Assistant: Amy Pryer

Front of House Assistant: Susan Sivyer

Museum Attendant: Julia Norman

Photographic Collections

Curator Photographic Collections: Dr Jody Joy

Collections Manager: Dr Jocelyne Dudding

Public Engagement

Head of Public Engagement and Learning: Sarah-Jane Harknett

Education and Outreach Assistant: Dr Rob Law

Education and Outreach Assistant: Sarah Talks


Digital Communications Assistant: Rebecca Rees


Head of Workshop: Matt Buckley

Workshop Technician: Francis Galarza Rubiano

MAA Committee of Management

Membership 2023-2024

Two million years of human history. One million artefacts. Countless astonishing stories.